Travel tips

Travel tips for Breckenridge

Kids in Breckenridge, CO

4 perfect days for First Timers

Welcome to Breckenridge, arguably the most beautiful and easily one of the most historic ski towns in the United States. Also, at 9,600 feet, it is one of the highest. Even though you can expect a lot of sunshine, even in the heart of winter (don’t forget your sunscreen!), it’s cold, so bring your warm… Read More

Powder & Glade skiing at Breck!

Tips on booking your lodging

With more than 3,000 hotel and condo units in Breck, finding the best location at the best deal can seem daunting. A ski vacation is different from others — there is more gear, more weather dependencies, and more things to think of (but they are also more fun.) To help you book the best vacation… Read More

Family skiing

Breckenridge from a mom’s perspective

Breckenridge is great for families. I should know. I grew up in Colorado and learned to ski at Breckenridge. My first turns were on Peak 8, and I spent formative years in both the town and on the hill. My summers were spent eating ice cream and tromping through the hiking trails on the ski… Read More

Peaks 7 and 8

The advanced skier’s guide to a full day on the slopes of Breck

Are you an advanced skier who loves to explore new terrain? Maybe you’re looking to expand your repertoire of terrain before the season’s end? This should help. This is The Advanced skier’s guide to a full day on the slopes of Breckenridge. Warming up No matter how good of a skier or boarder you may… Read More

Family on chairlift at breck

Top 5 Perks of the Epic Pass

Is there a better time of year than Spring in Breckenridge? With soft snow, warm sunshine, and a Spring Fever party with 40 events in 30 days, the change in season gives us a lot to be excited about. Another sure sign of Spring’s arrival is the start of Epic Pass sales for next season…. Read More

Spring Skiing in Breck

Why April is Breck’s best month

March is upon us, and popular myth means that’s the end of the ski season.  After all, April is about spring fashion and opening up the baseball season.  Certainly nobody skis that late, right? Actually, one of the best-kept secrets around is how great April can be in Breckenridge.  Why should you plan a trip… Read More

Fresh corduroy

Universal Access visits Breck

Universal Access came to visit Breck a few weeks ago to try out the Gold Runner Alpine Coaster, meet our avalanche dogs, and take a few turns on the slopes. See a preview of the show here, and stay tuned when it airs on March 5.  

Group of skiers

How to plan a group trip to Breck

Planning for a group trip to Breck is a lot easier than it used to be.  When you visit, you’ll be pointed in the right direction for all the fun stuff to do, places to eat, and stores to shop.  When you book with, you’ll have access to group discounts for lodging, equipment… Read More

10" of new snow at Breck

A weekend warrior’s guide to serenity on the slopes

Do you ever wonder where the more quiet areas of the mountain are during a busy holiday weekend? For many Weekend Warriors, getting to Breck provides them a chance to reconnect with the mountain. Here are the best  spots on the mountain to find peace, serenity, and the open runs you’re looking for. The most important… Read More

Rockstar Throwback THrowdown

Tips for President’s Day weekend in Breck

So you’ve decided to get to Breck this holiday weekend.  What can you expect?  If you’re looking for a vacation comparable to FDR’s tenure or more along the lines of William Henry Harrison’s, here are some tips to make your visit run as smoothly as possible. It’s not just a holiday weekend for you, it’s a holiday… Read More